The Compelling Image provide you with the ability to learn photography online - covering a wide range of topics including portraits, landscapes, black & white, digital slr and more. Our professional photography teachers guide you through every step of the learning process and ensure you get everything you need to present amazing stories through imagery.
Choose from our range of photography courses:
Trying to decide which new digital camera to buy - dslr or mirrorless compact? Confused by pixel controversies and all camera adjustments? Maybe you're new to photography altogether and need some basic 'first-steps' to get you started. Designed for absolute newcomers to photograhy in the digital age, this interactive and online photography course will take you behind the menus and buttons to reveal what photography has always been about - while leading you confidently to the fun and efficiency that digital photography offers today.
Wide-angle lenses are becoming increasingly popular – and increasingly wider – especially among photographers seeking to explore new caveats of creativity, express unique visions and come ever closer to the subjects that fascinate them most. In this exciting online photography course, you'll learn to use wide-angle lenses to powerful and dramatic effect.
Objective evaluation of one’s own photographic work can often be a frustrating and unattainable goal. It takes an impartial and experienced eye to spot what strengths and weaknesses are present in a body of work and then point out ways to improve it. This interactive and online photography portfolio review experience, by an award-winning professional, can place you on the path to success as a photographer.
Ask a dozen people what Lifestyle is and you'll probably get just as many answers. Yet as elusive as the term may be for some, in photography it spells style and mood. It depicts how people live and more specificially, shows consumers an ideal of how they want to live. This interactive online photography course will lead you to the "language" of creative and dynamic lifestyle imagery. You'll be captivated by the results!
Portraiture is one of the oldest and most practiced forms of photography and thus it constantly evolves and changes. This online photography course is designed to encourage you to really think about how you portray your subject. It will help you select the best lenses and approach your sitter with confidence and imagination to create telling portraits that reveal more than just what’s skin deep.
You may have asked yourself, "Why don't the photos I make look like those of the pros?" It must be the equipment, right? The pros have tons of lighting equipment and that must be their secret. Well, the answer is NO! You don't need lighting equipment to take great photographs. All you need is light. Light is everywhere and you can use it to your advantage. This online photography course will teach you to see light. In fact, the whole world is one big studio. The lights are already on; you just need to see how to use them.